Artist: Cy Twombly
Artwork: Study for By the Ionian Sea
Size: 60.3 x 50.1 cm
Medium: Colored wax crayon and graphite on canvas
Creation year: 1962
Marks: Signed, titled, inscribed and dated 'By The Ionian Sea Cy Twombly Roma 1962' (on the stretcher)
Provenance: Galleria La Tartaruga, Rome; Galerie Bonnier, Geneva; Mimmo Rotella; Anon. sale; Sotheby's, London, 28 June 1984, lot 591; Peder Bonnier Inc., New York.
Lot Number: 176